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Job Summary:

Under supervision of an Occupational Therapist, the Occupational Therapist Assistant administers occupational therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease or physical disability.

Characteristic Job Tasks and Eesponsibilities: · Review physician orders, patient‘s condition, and medical records.

· Review data from the Occupational Therapy evaluation and plan of care including short and long term goals prior to administering treatment.

· Review effective treatment strategies Monitor and communicate patient response to physical therapy treatment.

· Assist the Occupational Therapist with patient at discharge including patient and family instruction in safety, mobility and function.

· Modify occupational therapy treatment and plan of care according to patient's ability and response as directed by the supervising Occupational Therapist.

· Instruct patient and family in treatment procedures to be continued at home.

· Record treatment, response, and progress in the electronic medical record.

· Record daily treatment charges.

· Adhere to all HIPPA procedures and guidelines in accordance with LECOM Health's standard of excellence.

· Educate the patient and/or caregivers to enhance functional independence.

· Comply with federal, state and local legal and professional requirements.

· Maintain compliance with appropriate therapy minutes, therapy intensity, and productivity standards on daily basis.

· Work as scheduled, ready to devote full attention and energy to the important work of the hospital.

· Performs other duties as requested by Supervisor.


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